The table below looks at the statistics for PABX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PABX over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Automatic Branch Exchange
Rank 589 601 577
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Contract jobs citing PABX 34 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.035% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 5
Median daily rate £300 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £360 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £430 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £400 £123
% change year-on-year
-26.56% +226.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +19.23%
PABX
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8074 7356 6792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.19% 14.25% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4990 4265 3664
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 451 401
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.94 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.74% +4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

PABX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing PABX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

PABX Jobs Demand Trend in England

PABX
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PABX across the England region.

PABX Daily Rate Trend in England

PABX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PABX across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

PABX Daily Rate Histogram in England

PABX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PABX across the England region.

PABX Hourly Rate Trend in England

PABX
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PABX within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -28 9 £143 -64.37%
South West - 9 £300 - 1
South East +6 6 - - 1
London -8 2 £425 +11.84%
Yorkshire - 2 £213 -
East of England +20 1 £415 -3.48%
North West - 1 - - 1
PABX
UK

PABX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PABX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for PABX.

1 29 (55.77%) Telecoms
2 28 (53.85%) VoIP
3 24 (46.15%) WAN
4 23 (44.23%) LAN
5 16 (30.77%) PBX
5 16 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 15 (28.85%) IVR
7 14 (26.92%) Handset
8 13 (25.00%) ITIL
9 12 (23.08%) Nortel
9 12 (23.08%) Avaya
9 12 (23.08%) Panasonic
9 12 (23.08%) Samsung
10 11 (21.15%) Unified Communications
10 11 (21.15%) NEC
10 11 (21.15%) Toshiba
11 10 (19.23%) Siemens
12 8 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (13.46%) Skype for Business
13 7 (13.46%) OpenScape
14 6 (11.54%) Cisco
15 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
15 5 (9.62%) Firewall
15 5 (9.62%) MPLS
15 5 (9.62%) Migration
15 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (9.62%) Skype
16 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
16 4 (7.69%) BT
16 4 (7.69%) Finance

PABX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (53.85%) VoIP
2 24 (46.15%) WAN
3 23 (44.23%) LAN
4 16 (30.77%) PBX
4 16 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 11 (21.15%) Unified Communications
6 8 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (13.46%) OpenScape
8 5 (9.62%) Firewall
8 5 (9.62%) MPLS
8 5 (9.62%) Skype
9 4 (7.69%) SAN
10 3 (5.77%) Internet
10 3 (5.77%) ISDN
10 3 (5.77%) MD110
11 2 (3.85%) DMZ
11 2 (3.85%) DPNSS
11 2 (3.85%) Ethernet
11 2 (3.85%) Q.931
11 2 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.85%) GIS
1 2 (3.85%) OLTP
General
1 29 (55.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) German Language
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Telecoms Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) Voice Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Voice Support Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Field Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Field Telecoms Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Architect
7 5 (9.62%) PBX Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Support Technician
7 5 (9.62%) Voice Support Technician
8 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Communications Support Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) PABX Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 3 (5.77%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Technician
9 3 (5.77%) Telecoms Support Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Telephony Support
9 3 (5.77%) Unified Communications Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) IVR
2 14 (26.92%) Handset
3 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.85%) BYOD
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Android
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (9.62%) Migration
2 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
2 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (5.77%) Change Management
3 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
3 3 (5.77%) Project Management
4 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.85%) B2B
4 2 (3.85%) CRM
4 2 (3.85%) DevOps
4 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.85%) Service Design
4 2 (3.85%) Supplier Management
4 2 (3.85%) Time Management
4 2 (3.85%) TOGAF
4 2 (3.85%) Use Case
5 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
1 2 (3.85%) MCSE
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) CCNA
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Avaya
1 12 (23.08%) Nortel
1 12 (23.08%) Panasonic
1 12 (23.08%) Samsung
2 11 (21.15%) NEC
2 11 (21.15%) Toshiba
3 10 (19.23%) Siemens
4 6 (11.54%) Cisco
5 4 (7.69%) BT
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.77%) Mitel
7 2 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (3.85%) Ciena
7 2 (3.85%) Etrali
7 2 (3.85%) Huawei
7 2 (3.85%) Juniper
7 2 (3.85%) Polycom
8 1 (1.92%) GENBAND
8 1 (1.92%) Sonus
8 1 (1.92%) Tekelec